Schwarz Quoted in Article on Technology and Girl Scout Cookies

Andrew Schwarz

Andrew Schwarz

February 22, 2016

​BATON RO​UGE - Andrew Schwarz, associate professor in the Department of Information Systems & Decision Sciences, was recently quoted in article by The Advocate's Ted Griggs, "Girl Scout Cookies Can Now Be Ordered With Smartphones, Tablets."

In it, Griggs details how local Girl Scouts are using smartphone and tablet apps and mobile card swipers to increase cookie sales.

Schwarz noted that the "retail industry is seeing a convergence of mobility and security for payments" and that "the Girl Scouts are in a really good position to take advantage of that."

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Angela McBride
LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business